Laurel Elementary School

  • Laurel Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Laurel Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Colorado state level of 17:1.

Top Placements

Laurel Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

  • Laurel Elementary School's student population of 476 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laurel Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank#1063 out of 1768 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
34%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
51%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laurel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoudre School District R-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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